The Character Of Atticus Finch In To Kill A Mockingbird By Harper Lee

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Atticus Finch, is a respected lawyer and single father of Scout and Jem. He is a well educated man, and is admires by his children and people from Macomb because of who inspirational and brave he was. He has great qualities and educates his children with moral advices they can take with them. Atticus was inspired by many from his actions and great quotes he showed throughout the novel. For example when Scout came home in a bad mood, she and Atticus were having a conversation on what happened in school . To quote Atticus, “You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view . . . until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.” (Lee, 39). This passage tells the readers that Atticus is giving a moral lesson to Scout, to not to be…show more content…
Another point was when the children got their their air-riffles christmas, Atticus taught Jem a lesson. “Remember it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird.” That was the only time I ever heard Atticus say it was a sin to do something…Mockingbirds don’t do one thing but make music for us to enjoy . . . but sing their hearts out for us. That’s why it’s a sin to kill a mockingbird.” (Lee,119). These quotes were told by Atticus and Miss Maudie agreeing to him. This passage namely symbolizes Boo Radley and Tom Robinson, who both have been accused and is feared by many because of rumors but they have innocent and
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